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Editorial: NU needs to cut all ties with I.C.E.

Editorial: NU needs to  cut all ties with I.C.E.

September 19, 2018


Filed under Editorials, Opinion

As a university that prides itself on fostering a global community, Northeastern must evaluate what that means. Earlier this year, Northeastern’s law school launched a program to help undocumented students obtain legal status. With several statements publicizing this, the university stressed their support...

Northeastern faces student backlash over ICE contract

Northeastern faces student backlash over ICE contract

July 23, 2018


Filed under Campus

By Christian Triunfo, news staff Student activists are currently pressuring the NU administration to end a $7.8 million contract with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, a government agency that is facing significant criticism from the public after President Donald J. Trump’s immigration ...

Massachussetts residents lobby at State House for immigrant protections

Massachussetts residents lobby at State House for immigrant protections

April 5, 2017


Filed under City, Featured Content

By Ryan Grewal, city editor Lara Jirmanus, a physician with the Cambridge Health Alliance, stood before a crowd of more than 100 people at the Boston Common Wednesday and described a distressed boy she treated recently. The boy was expressing symptoms of anxiety after witnessing Immigration and Customs Enfor...

Mayor Walsh defends immigrants, attacks Trump at Roxbury mosque

Mayor Walsh defends immigrants, attacks Trump at Roxbury mosque

March 2, 2017


Filed under City

By Alex Eng, deputy city editor Approximately 600 residents and city officials including Mayor Martin J. Walsh attended a discussion on immigrant rights and refugee support at the Islamic Society of Boston Cultural Center (ISBCC) in Roxbury Friday evening. The ISBCC hosted the “Immigrant and...

Editorial: Trump’s immigration policy is ineffective

Editorial: Trump’s immigration policy is ineffective

February 22, 2017


Filed under Featured Content, Opinion

“DEPORTATIONS TO BEGIN,” The Boston Globe headline read. “President Trump calls for tripling of ICE force; riots continue.” The headline is fake—not an example of fake news intended to manipulate uninformed readers, but rather the top of a satirical front page published in the Globe op...

Obama’s tarnished legacy on immigration

Obama’s tarnished legacy on immigration

April 14, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Last Sunday, The Boston Globe editorial board offered a dystopian portrait of the United States with Donald J. Trump as president. Highlighting quotes from Trump’s past speeches, the Globe’s mock headlines envisioned a future in which US army troops refuse orders to kill Islamic State group famil...

Understanding sea ice retreat

Understanding sea ice retreat

March 3, 2016


Filed under Columns, Opinion

By Gwen Schanker, editorial columnist Each Thursday afternoon this past month, I’ve attended a lecture on ice-ocean interaction, each led by an expert in the field. The talks, held at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI), are part of a course in the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (M...

Hockey pummeled by Providence, 0-3

Hockey pummeled by Providence, 0-3

November 22, 2015


Filed under Photo Galleries

Blasting past Northeastern, Providence won against the men's hockey team, 3-0, on Saturday, Nov. 21, at Matthews Arena. Feature photo by Brian Bae, deputy photo editor Photos by Justine Newman and Brian Bae, deputy photo editor

Hockey falls to Bentley, 2-3.

Hockey falls to Bentley, 2-3.

October 17, 2015


Filed under Photo Galleries

Northeastern faced off against Bentley University on Oct. 17 at Matthews Arena. Initially with an advantage of 3-0, Bentley gave up two goals but Northeastern was unable to come back. Photos by Brian Bae, deputy photo editor

Hockey pummels Simon Fraser in exhibition match, 10-2

Hockey pummels Simon Fraser in exhibition match, 10-2

October 4, 2015


Filed under Photo Galleries

Photos by Brian Bae, deputy photo editor and Scotty Schenck, photo editor  

Event Calendar: Dec. 5-11

Event Calendar: Dec. 5-11

December 4, 2013


Filed under Lifestyle

Compiled by Rebecca Sirull, News Staff Entry of the Week: Thursday, Dec. 5 With temperatures dropping, it’s time to pick up your coziest (and ugliest) sweater and head over to the Radio 92.9 Ugly Sweater Party. Get in the holiday spirit and get ready to rock out with DJ Petro as he plays some of the gre...

Frost Ice Bar keeps patrons 21 degrees cool, 363 days a year

Frost Ice Bar keeps patrons 21 degrees cool, 363 days a year

September 12, 2013


Filed under Lifestyle

By Sara Tucker, News Staff Earlier this month, Boston gave a whole new meaning to the phrase, “pass me a cold one” with the opening of the world’s largest permanent ice bar in the Faneuil Hall Marketplace. And no, this is not a bar that sells ice, like tea or oxygen bars, but rather a bar mad...

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